Tasting Notes: This wine is sourced principally from the single vineyard of Hunter Ranch Vineyard in Oak Knoll. The Hunter Ranch vineyard is certified as sustainably farmed. Our Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon displays black fruit aromas with hints of vanilla and savory spice. This medium to full-bodied wine showcases a rich mélange of blackberry, blackcurrant, and licorice, beautifully integrated with new American oak to create a smooth, well-balanced finish.
Wine Composition: 97% Cabernet Sauvignon, 2% Petite Sirah, 1% Petit Verdot
Appellation: Napa Valley
Sub-Appellations: Oak Knoll
Vineyard Designation: Hunter Ranch
Release Date: 6/2022
Alc %: 13.8
Vinification: French oak for 18 months on Medium Toast (60% New)
Winemaker: Rob Mondavi Jr
Winemaker TastingNotes: Rich and layered with dense tannins, rich black cherry, with hints of vanilla and spice.
Food Pairings: Juicy ribeye, lamb filet mignon, grilled fish or spaghetti bolognese.
92 POINTS - WINE.COM-Deep garnet color; bright and bold black fruit aroma, medium accent of oak, medium depth; medium to full bodied, layered on the palate, supple with a definite firmness; black fruit and oak flavors, medium intensity; firm, supple aftertaste. Wilfred Wong, Wine.com 2019 vintage